Some symptoms of whiplash from rear-end Collision are caused by minor accidents, personal injuries should still be a concern for those involved. Even though rear-end crashes usually occur at relatively low speeds. Most of these types of collisions do not cause serious damage to the vehicles involved. Many victims of these collisions still suffer serious injuries.
One of the common injuries caused by rear-end accidents is whiplash, which is an often misunderstood injury to the neck. The injury is caused by the neck bending forcibly forward and then backward, or vice versa. The injury can involve the muscles, discs, nerves, and tendons in the neck.
At Holladay Law Firm, PLLC, we help whiplash accident victims to obtain the fullest compensation possible for their injuries.
How much compensation you can receive for whiplash depends on several factors that we can discuss in a consultation. However, in general, the severity of your injury directly correlates with the damages you may recover. From the insurance company of the person who caused the accident or by pursuing a personal injury lawsuit.
Car accidents that left only scrapes and bruises and some damage to your rear bumper will have a smaller payout. The high-speed crash that totaled your car and had you hospitalized for days will have a higher payout. Whiplash tends to fall in the middle, as it is a serious injury that requires medical treatment. But there is no need for hospitalization or life-saving care.
It is important that you see a medical professional right away because of injuries to the soft tissue of the neck, upper back, and shoulders can – if untreated – result in more pain and restrictions, and possibly even ultimate impairment. We can help you seek compensation for all of your whiplash-related medical expenses from the person who caused your accident.
When you contact us, we will assess your case and give you guidance on the best way forward. Once we establish that you have a whiplash case that can be successfully pursued, we can do any number of things for you as we seek maximum compensation for you.
This includes gathering the necessary evidence to make sure we have a solid and strong case for you. Having a strong case means you may be able to recover compensation for:
If you have whiplash caused by a rear-end collision in or near the Spring, Tomball, or Houston, Texas area, the Holladay Law Firm can help you. Give us a call today at (281) 801-9583 or contact us online, and we can explain what we might do for you.